I’m often amazed at the amount of physical talent go unrecognized each day. Athletes of all shapes and sizes that have every tool necessary to shatter mediocrity, yet something prevents them from ever recognizing their own ability. Sometimes there are very real reasons that impede progress, but mostly there are a lot of excuses.
I’ve had the good fortune of training with a lot of great coaches, though none of them would ever consider themselves great. My college track coach, Carl Wallin, is no exception. I didn’t always make it easy for him, as I can’t remember all the “closed door sessions” we had in what must have seemed Read more about The Power of a Coach[…]